The Murder Manual

I am dead excited that I am organising an event for the amazing Brighton Science Festival at the Sallis Benney Theatre on Friday 26th February at 7.30. I will be with two incredible police officers, Detective Superintendent Adam Hibbert, Head of Surrey and Sussex Major Crime Team, who has led over 30 homicide investigations as well as other serious crimes. Trevor […]

Published on: 25 January 2016
Posted by: P.D. Viner

Review: Summer of Ghosts

A book blog posted a review of Summer of Ghosts today. It is an interesting blog and the review is very thoughtful and considered – and positive, so that’s nice. But it is also unusual and made me really happy. ‘Haunting and thrilling..’ it said. Great, that is what you want in a crime novel. ‘Spiritual […]

Published on: 20 February 2015
Posted by: P.D. Viner

First crime film discovered

I have just celebrated a big birthday (one of those milestone years) and it led to me scrambling about in old boxes looking for photos in a nostalgic frenzy. I found plenty of those but I also came across some old home movies. As a kid I was given a super 8mm movie camera by […]

Published on: 9 February 2015
Posted by: P.D. Viner

I can reveal the proposed paperback cover for Summer of Ghosts due out on April 9th 2015. I love the colours and the new font. The image is of the west pier in Brighton, my home town and the location for part of the book.

Published on: 8 December 2014
Posted by: P.D. Viner